Faith and spirituality activities and events

Upcoming events

  • Buddhist Meditation

    03/11/2014

    Buddhist Meditation with Phill Pollintine. This event is free but donations (suggested £2) for the Amitabha Centre are welcome.

  • Yoga with Eva Korponai

    04/11/2014

    Eva Korponai's aim is to awaken an interest in yoga and meditation and offer it for the benefit of all. Eva welcomes all levels to the class, the classes designed to suit the varying needs and interests of staff and students; and to accommodate the complete beginner through to the more experienced yogi.

  • UWE's Christian Staff Network

    04/11/2014

    UWE's Christian Staff Network meets fortnightly in the Reflection Room at the Community Hub.

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Weekly activities

All activities listed are held at The Community Hub, Frenchay Campus.

Activity Time and location Description
Buddhist meditation Mondays 12:10 -13:10 (Quiet room)

Buddhist Meditation with Phill Pollintine. This event is free but donations (suggested £2) for the Amitabha Centre are welcome.

Yoga Tuesdays 12:10 -13:10(Quiet room in the Community Hub)

Eva Korponai's aim is to awaken an interest in yoga and meditation and offer it for the benefit of all.

A typical yoga class includes breathing exercises, warm ups, a mixture of static and dynamic postures with breath awareness, deep relaxation and sometimes a short meditation or self-massage.

Eva welcomes all levels to the class. Yoga mats are provided but booking is essential.

Christian prayer

Wednesdays 12:10-12:40 (Quiet room)

Christian Prayer with Ian Yemm. An opportunity for all Christian staff and students to pray together. This event is free.

Quaker meeting Thursdays 12:10-12:30 (Quiet room)

The Quaker Meeting is an opportunity for shared silence in the Quaker tradition and is open to those of all faiths and none. This event is free.

i-Con lunch Thursdays 12:30 - 13:30 (The Lounge) Offers support to international students and promotes communication and friendship between nationalities and cultures. Staff from Bristol International Student Centre are present, and tickets for their events are also available. Please bring a donation of £2.00 towards lunch.
Roman Catholic Mass Thursdays 12:35-12:55 (Quiet room) Roman Catholic Mass with Fr. Tom Finnegan for Roman Catholic staff and students. This event is free.
Muslim Friday Prayers Fridays 13:00-14:00 (The Lounge) Friday Prayers are organised by UWE’s Islamic Society. This event is free.

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